Category : Black Local and National News

- 2 months ago

Filling out 2020 Census crucial to families and community

Households across the country are receiving important U.S. Census Bureau reminders with important detailed information about how to respond to the 2020 Census. The plan is to include everyone you expect to live in your home on April 1. Heads of hous...

- 2 months ago

Living life from an isolation view

It is a cloudy, cold Saturday and Marcia Ginsburg of Joliet is finding herself in a situation she never thought would happen. She is working her IT job from home and taking her two daughters for a quick stroll in the neighborhood. Instead of being in...

- 2 months ago

AG Raoul warns online retailers to comply with price gouging laws

Raoul, 32 Attorneys General Urge Amazon, Facebook, eBay, Craigslist and Walmart to Monitor Third-Party Seller Listings of Items to Stop COVID-19 Spread llinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul, as part of a coalition of 33 attorneys general, today urged...

- 2 months ago

Don’t Be a Vector

& “National strategy” needed to defeat virus By Reginald Stuart NASHVILLE, TN — America needs a “national strategy” to combat and mitigate Coronavirus, the deadly airborne disease that is sweeping the globe at a tornado pace and leaving countles...

- 2 months ago

Ed Gray, NDG Senior Columnist: COVID-19 and the United States

Straight Talk with Ed Gray The COVID Pandemic is with us, and with that, we must accept our lives are forever changed. It seems after a month of endless stories regarding the pandemic, here is another news story on how the COVID-19 epidemic will chan...

- 2 months ago

Will County businesses struggling to get through tough times

Business owners throughout Will County are doing what they can to stay afloat during the Coronavirus pandemic as many have been negativtely impacted from the mandatory stay-at-home order by Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker. Illinois State Treasurer Michae...

- 2 months ago

Sister Tarpley: Women’s History Month 2020

By Sister Tarpley, NDG Religion Editor A nonprofit educational organization founded in 1980 to bring women’s stories and contributions to the fore. The project was the force behind getting Congress to designate Women’s History Month officially.  And,...